Category: Intergenerational

Meet Carlina

May 16, 2017

Carlina Simmons, Server Team: Tapestry at Arbutus Walk, Vancouver Hometown: Vancouver, BC Favourite part of the job: variety of things to do and getting to know the residents Favourite food …


The Secret is Exercise

August 4, 2016

At the end of Men’s Health Week back in June, we interviewed Glen Patterson after hearing about his three day a week, hour long workouts in the Tapestry Fitness Centre. …


Fit and Strong at Tapestry

June 16, 2016

Since March of this year, Tapestry at Wesbrook Village has gained a couple of new faces in the fitness department. Chris Taylor and Brynna Walker have been bringing new energy …


Celebrate Intergenerational Day!

June 1, 2016

It’s Intergenerational Day! June 1 is recognized in a number of cities and countries as a day to focus on promoting intergenerational programs and learning opportunities, and to assist in developing …


Tapestry Teams Up for The Christmas Pyjama Drive

December 18, 2015

Have you heard of The Christmas Pyjama Drive? Back in 2010, then 6 year old Reese Shelly, upon learning that many kids don’t get Christmas gifts at all, not even …


5 Ways to Talk to Your Parents About Retirement Living

October 22, 2015

Thinking about moving is often overwhelming no matter who you are or what your circumstances are. Packing means sorting through years worth of items. If you’ve lived in the same …


Let’s Celebrate Seniors

October 1, 2015

Today is National Seniors Day in Canada. The Government of Canada is proud to pay tribute to the seniors who have helped build our country and continue to make valuable …


Over $5000 Raised for Kids in Need to Play a Season of Sport!

March 15, 2015

190,000+ active minutes logged. 100+ participants. 28 days. 2 cities. 3 Tapestry Retirement Communities in a Fitness Frenzy. Tapestry Retirement Communities participated in Fitness Frenzy throughout the month of February. …


Fitness Frenzy Update

February 10, 2015

All three Tapestry properties have been participating in Fitness Frenzy this February. Teams at each property are getting active in their own ways. Follow the progress from site level on …


Seniors, Kids, Giggles, and Fresh Fruit Crumble

November 25, 2014

The smell of fruit crumble and apple scones wafting through the 7th floor hallways attracts a number of Tapestry Retirement Community residents to the demo kitchen. Laughs and giggles of …


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